This one was never even in doubt. With relative ease, the San Antonio Spurs defeated the Houston Rockets 114-92 on Friday night.
Tony Parker led the way for San Antonio with 17 points (on seven-of-nine shooting) and seven assists. Gary Neal, Manu Ginobili, Patty Mills and Tim Duncan pitched in 12 points apiece as well. Tiago Splitter had 15 points on six-of-seven shooting. All in all, six Spurs players finished in double figures.
Meanwhile, James Harden led the way for Houston with 29 points on 10-of-16 shooting. Patrick Patterson chipped in 10 points on five-of-14 shooting. And Jeremy Lin, in 26 minutes, managed to put up only four points (two-of-nine shooting), four assists and two turnovers.
Check out the highlights from this one in the video below.